well maybe you are one of those people who smears pumpkin spice salve on your skin and bears fall with a grin, seemingly oblivious to the monster that’s sharpening it’s teeth just on the other side of this whirlwind. or maybe the monster is all you can see, that cold, harsh, unforgiving monster that settles in for way, way too long.
wherever you fall on this spectrum, my friends, i’m here to make it all pleasant as fuck. my desire for you to embrace this city is seasonless baby, so come with me.
Dirty Dancing End of Summer Bash at Our Wicked Lady, Bushwick.
Big Cheesy Pop-Up at Budin, Greenpoint.
Brooklyn Bazaar Returns with Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Greenpoint.
Of Montreal presented by the Wild Honey Pie at Webster Hall, in the East Village.
The Free Tempest at the Music Pagoda in Prospect Park.
Emergency Vaudeville at Big Sky Works, Williamsburg.
if fema was more like vaudeville, then well… shit would be cooler. and not any less efficient. the proof is in the
pudding or, performances. friday night at big sky works, a benefit for louisiana with circus, comedy, magic, music, and everything you wish came along with that warm and wonderful feeling you get from charitable giving. friday’s happening welcomes Tanya Gagne, Pinkie Special, Nelson Lugo, Hilary Chaplain, plus you and all your friends. tickets are available here for $20, which 100% of goes to together baton rouge. party starts at 9pm. 29 wythe ave, at big sky works… a big sky working to help those who suffered from that other big sky.
Taste Talks – Food of the Future at the Wythe, Williamsburg.
Antiquarian Book Fair at the Bk Expo Center, Greenpoint.
ELEVATION at House of Yes, Bushwick.
Birre Ballz at Archestratus Books, Greenpoint.
DIY Hanging Air Plant Terrarium at West Elm in Dumbo.
Pig Island Pork Festival, Erie Basin Park, Red Hook.
Endless Summer Soiree at Brooklyn Grange, in the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
Dirtybird Bbq at Gowanus terminal, Gowanus.
Candelight Vigil for 9/11. Bill Brown Park, Sheepshead Bay, and anywhere in the city where you can see these lights.